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Juvenile Historical Collection

The Juvenile Historical Collection is housed in the Information and Library Science Library at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The collection of historic children's books consists of materials mainly published between 1839 and 1920. The materials are available for library use only. The purpose of this special collection is to support further research in the history of children's literature as well as the curriculum for children's librarians at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina.

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Topics & Subjects
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Children's literature
35
Children
35
Conduct of life
27
Christian life
22
Animals
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Recitations
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American Libraries
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Juvenile Historical Collection
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Altomentis Favorites
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wishiwashere Favorites
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Creator
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dodge, mary mapes, 1830-1905
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abbott, jacob, 1803-1879
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alger, horatio, 1832-1899
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henty, g. a. (george alfred), 1832-1902
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optic, oliver, 1822-1897
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alcott, louisa may, 1832-1888
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German
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Spanish
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Saint Simon, Mrs., tr
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Aesop; Townsend, George Fyler, 1814-1900. trl; Weir, Harrison, 1824-1906. ill; George Routledge and Sons. pbl; J. Ogden and Co. prt
texts
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Date of publication based on binding indicating publication in the 1870's
Topics: Animals, Children, Conduct of life
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alger, Horatio, 1832-1899
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bannerman, Helen, 1862-1946
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favorite 12
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At head of title: The only authorized American edition
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Topics: Sambo (Fictitious character), Children
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Tenniel, John, Sir, 1820-1914
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favorite 3
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Blake, William, 1757-1827; Ellis, Edwin John
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eye 2,501
favorite 3
comment 0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Gordon, Elizabeth, 1866-1922
texts
eye 2,261
favorite 20
comment 1
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Topics: Flowers, Gardens
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Wright, Blanche Fisher, ill
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eye 2,078
favorite 4
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Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers
Topic: Nursery rhymes
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
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Illustrated t.-p
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905
texts
eye 1,963
favorite 16
comment 1
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Topic: Letter writing
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,848
favorite 1
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bradley-Birt, F. B. (Francis Bradley), b. 1874; Tagore, Abanindranath, 1871-1951
texts
eye 1,797
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Fairy tales
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919
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Title-page illustrated in colors
Topic: Santa Claus
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Larned, W. T. (William Trowbridge); Rae, John, 1882-1963
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favorite 10
comment 1
Illustrated t.p. and lining papers in color
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Topic: Indians of North America
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879
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1. Pastoral life in Asia -- 2. The Monguls -- 3. Yezonkai Khan -- 4. The First battle -- 5. Vang Khan -- 6. Temujin in Exile -- 7. Rupture with Vang Khan -- 8. Progress of the quarrel -- 9. The Death of Vang Khan -- 10. The Death of Yemuka -- 11. Establishment of the Empire -- 12. Dominions of Genghis Khan -- 13. The Adventures of Prince Kushluk -- 14. Idikut -- 15. The Story of Hujaku -- 16. Conquests in China -- 17. The Sultan Mohammed -- 18. The War with the Sultan -- 19. The Fall of Bokhara...
Topics: Genghis Khan, 1162-1227, Mongols
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,586
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,580
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,397
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Werner, Edgar S., d. 1919, comp
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favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: Cats
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,355
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comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by White, Gleeson, 1851-1898
texts
eye 1,338
favorite 10
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The Studio winter number, 1897-1898
Topics: Children's literature, Illustrators, Illustrated books
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,315
favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
texts
eye 1,312
favorite 1
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Part 1: 341, [7] p., [4] leaves of plates; part 2: 359, [9] p., [4] leaves of plates
Topics: Families, Young women
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,310
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comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
eye 1,307
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: Animals
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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eye 1,305
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,290
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,287
favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,278
favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,277
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Spyri, Johanna, 1827-1901; Smith, Jessie Willcox, 1863-1935
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A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
Topics: Mountain life, Grandfathers, Orphans
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,258
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,233
favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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favorite 1
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
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T.p. within double rules
Topic: Robin Hood (Legendary character) in literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916; Hamilton, Gail, 1833-1896; Larcom, Lucy, 1824-1893
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"An illustrated magazine for boys and girls."
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,206
favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,204
favorite 1
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,196
favorite 1
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,183
favorite 0
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932; Barnhart, Nancy, ill
texts
eye 1,183
favorite 2
comment 0
Illustrated t.p. and lining-papers
Topic: Animals
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703; Austen, John, ill
texts
eye 1,182
favorite 9
comment 1
Little Red Riding-Hood.--The fairy.--Blue Beard.--The sleeping beauty.--Puss in boots.--Cinderella.--Riquet with the tuft.--Tom Thumb
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
texts
eye 1,181
favorite 0
comment 0
Part 1: 341, [7] p., [4] leaves of plates; part 2: 359, [9] p., [4] leaves of plates
Topics: Families, Young women
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,179
favorite 0
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Topic: World history
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Heward, Constance; Pearse, Susan Beatrice
texts
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favorite 2
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,161
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Cox, Palmer, 1840-1924
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eye 1,148
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Children's poetry
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,137
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,136
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,089
favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943
texts
eye 1,085
favorite 8
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animals, Children's stories, English
Topics: Children's literature, American, Sunday school literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875; Dulcken, H. W. (Henry William), 1832-1894
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Cover title: Andersen's fairy tales, : "What the moon saw [Billedbog uden billeder]": p. 382-416
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,070
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,027
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Richards, William C. (William Carey), 1818-1892, ed
texts
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favorite 2
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Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Children's literature, Children's periodicals, American
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
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favorite 2
comment 0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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favorite 0
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature